The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at www.multicarejobs.org Position Summary This position is responsible for the implementation and maintenance of clinical information systems supporting patient care functions, focusing on the area of nursing practice. This encompasses design, implementation, modification, upgrades, enhancement and support, project leadership, training, documentation development, and contract review. The position is also responsible for staying current with evidence based nursing protocols, nursing standards of care, and providing leadership and direction for incorporating new nursing practices into the clinical information systems. Work situations include intermediate to complex analytical, clinical, financial and administrative responsibilities, and require independent decision-making, problem solving, leadership, systems analysis, customer service skills, organization, public speaking skills and excellent written and verbal communication skills. Internal contacts require establishing rapport and working relationships with all levels of staff, management, physicians and medical providers, and MHS executives. External contacts include vendor personnel and outside professional and healthcare organizations. Clinical information systems supported include, but are not limited to, MultiCare Connect (Epic), PACS (McKessen), Cardiac Service Information Systems (Emageon), biomedical devices, and other clinically focused systems as required.Minimum Requirements Five (5) years nursing experience in a patient care setting in Behavioral Health. Experience with Microsoft applications and tools. Experience leading teams and peers. In-depth applications knowledge in assigned platforms. Seven (7) years informatics experience with clinical information system implementation, support and optimization including: -Proven experience and knowledge of project management skills, tools and methodologies-Experience working with vendors, consultants and other purchased services-Experience on large projects Education/Licenses/Certifications Bachelor's RN degree required, Master's preferred. Licensed as RN in State of Washington.*Residence in Puget Sound or Spokane area preferred
MultiCare is a not-for-profit health care organization with more than 20,000 team members, including employees, providers and volunteers. MultiCare has been caring for our community for well over a century, since the founding of Tacoma’s first hospital and today is the largest community-based, locally governed system of health in the state of Washington, serving communities across Washington and Northern Idaho.
MultiCare’s comprehensive system of health includes numerous primary care, urgent care and specialty services — including Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital & Health Network; MultiCare Indigo Urgent Care; Pulse Heart Institute; MultiCare Medical Associates, affiliated physicians; MultiCare Rockwood Clinic, the largest multispecialty clinic in the Inland Northwest region; and MultiCare Connected Care, our Accountable Care Organization.
Eleven hospitals complete the organization: Allenmore Hospital, Auburn Medical Center, Capital Medical Center, Covington Medical Center, Deaconess Hospital, Good Samaritan Hospital, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital — the Puget Sound region’s only children’s hospital and state-designated Level II Pediatric Trauma Center for Western Washingt...on — Navos Behavioral Health Hospital, Valley Hospital, Tacoma General Hospital — which is home to the South Puget Sound region’s only Level IV Neonatal Intensive Care Unit — and Wellfound Behavioral Health Hospital.
Our core values of Respect, Integrity, Stewardship, Excellence, Collaboration and Kindness, serve as our guiding principles and impact every aspect of our organization, including how we provide patient care and what we expect from each other.
MultiCare is also proud of our commitment to workforce diversity and culturally competent care. This commitment is led by our CEO and supported through employee education and community outreach.
To improve the patient experience by providing health care providers; patients and their families; and others with information, education, networking opportunities, and related resources focused on best practices.